Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Bloom Hat

This hat is worked circularly (in the round) from base of brim to top of crown.

Size: Average Adult. To fit head sizes 21-24”

Finished dimensions: 19" brim circumference and 23"circumference body of hat, 9 ½ " height from base of ribbing to top center of crown. Measurements taken from relaxed fabric after blocking

Yarn: 180-190 yards of DK weight wool yarn.

Gauge: 22 stitches and 28 rounds = 4” in Stockinette Stitch with Needles 4.00 mm [US6], before blocking

Needles: Circular Knitting Needles: 3.00 mm [US 2½] and 4.00 mm [US6] 16" long. Double Pointed Needles: 1 set 4.00 mm [US 6].

Skill level: Intermediate